Sep 7, 2012 | 12:41WAM WAM Liner Notes Margo St. John Audio
WAM WAM Liner Notes Margo St. John Sep 7, 2012 | 12:41Author Cassie Brown's novel," Death On The Ice" is considered a classic by anybodys standards.
First published in 1972, the book has gone on to be a best seller many times over and even today it is still snatched from book store shelves.
Cassie also turned her writing talents to penning a song of the same name.
Her daughter Christine Brown wrote the music for the track.
In 1982 Margo St. John released the song," Death On The Ice" on a 45 rpm record.
Margo has now added nine more cuts to that early 7 inch vinyl and released the CD,"Death On The Ice".
A number of those cuts were written by Christine Brown, like this one, "Out Of Touch"
Aug 31, 2012 | 7:50Day 6 Day 6 - Sept 1 - Should I Read This? - Book Review Audio
Day 6 Day 6 - Sept 1 - Should I Read This? - Book Review Aug 31, 2012 | 7:50She's been compared to Virginia Woolf and Charles Dickens. The incomplete manuscript of her first novel earned her a paycheck of a quarter of a million pounds -- while she was still in university. She is Zadie Smith. And her highly-anticipated novel, NW, is set to hit stores next week. When a book carries that kind of buzz, it's time for a little feature we like to call Should I Read It? Day 6 contributor Becky Toyne, editor and books columnist, is here to help you decide.
Aug 29, 2012 | 8:32Island Morning Island Indie Publisher Audio
Island Morning Island Indie Publisher Aug 29, 2012 | 8:32P.E.I. writer Patti Larsen has put out 23 books in 12 months since starting to publish independently. That's versus one or two books a year working with a publisher. The CBC's Laura Chapin asks her about the pros and cons of indie publishing.